Rite Aid Names Mennen Chief Information Officer

Rite Aid has named Justin Mennen svp/chief information officer.

In this position, Mennen will be responsible for all aspects of the company’s technology and information operations, including enterprise systems and applications, network, core infrastructure and information security as well as the continued development and execution of Rite Aid’s immediate and long-term information technology strategy. Mennen will report to Darren Karst, Rite Aid’s senior evp/chief financial officer and chief administrative officer.

Mennen joins Rite Aid from CompuCom Systems, where he served as chief digital officer and chief information officer. Before CompuCom, he led technology organizations across several industries, most recently as the vp/enterprise architecture and technology innovation for Estée Lauder Companies.

“Justin is a highly experienced leader with a successful track record in creating, driving and delivering value and results through innovative technology and digital solutions,” said Karst. “His experience will be extremely valuable to Rite Aid as we look to strengthen and modernize the company’s infrastructure to enable growth, drive efficiencies across the company and enhance the experiences of our valued customers and associates.”